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Libran To Sydney Cup Following Manion Cup Victory

Libran To Sydney Cup Following Manion Cup Victory

19 Mar, 2016

Libran will head towards the 2016 Chairman’s Handicap and Sydney Cup after he recorded a comfortable victory in the 2016 Manion Cup at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Brenton Avdulla was clearly delighted to have won the 2016 Manion Cup on Libran. Photo by: Steve Hart

Libran went into the Manion Cup as a dominant favourite …

Sydney Cup now for Randwick City Stakes winner Libran

Sydney Cup now for Randwick City Stakes winner Libran

5 Mar, 2016

English import Libran stamped himself as a definite Sydney Cup contender with a tough win in the Listed $125,000 Girvan Waugh Randwick City Stakes (2000m) at Randwick today.

Libran, sky blue, black cap, holds off the challenge of Allergic, blue, to win the Randwick City Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Sydney’s leading trainer …

The Metropolitan An Option For Gesemi

The Metropolitan An Option For Gesemi

5 Aug, 2015

Trainer Murray Baker has revealed that the 2015 The Metropolitan at Royal Randwick on October 3 could be an option for promising stayer Gesemi.

Gesemi and Maygrove will join Mongolian Khan in Australia for the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Steve Hart

Gesemi was included in the nominations for the Group 1 Caulfield Cup …

Diametric Ready To Fire In Civic Stakes

Diametric Ready To Fire In Civic Stakes

3 Jul, 2015

Trainer Chris Waller has revealed that Diametric has been set for a first-up tilt at the 2015 Civic Stakes and he believes that the gelding can make a winning return to racing in the Listed event this weekend.

Glyn Schofield has been booked to ride Diametric in the 2015 Civic Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this …

Start Key For Tremec In Caloundra Cup

Start Key For Tremec In Caloundra Cup

14 May, 2015

Trainer John Thompson is confident that Tremec is the best horse in the 2015 Caloundra Cup, but he believes that the enigmatic stayer needs to jump cleanly to be any chance in the Listed event at the Sunshine Coast this weekend.

Tremec is one of a number of winning chances in an open edition of …

Waterhouse Happy With JRA Plate Duo

Waterhouse Happy With JRA Plate Duo

24 Apr, 2014

Gai Waterhouse will have both Tres Blue and Vaquera in the 2014 JRA Plate at Royal Randwick on Saturday and the leading Sydney trainer is happy with the condition of both horses heading into the Group 3 event.

Vaquera will be joined in the 2014 JRA Cup field by stablemate Tres Blue and is chasing …

Wet Track Gives Opinion The Edge In Manion Cup

Wet Track Gives Opinion The Edge In Manion Cup

28 Mar, 2014

Chris Waller has three of the leading chances in the 2014 Manion Cup, but believes that the wet Rosehill Gardens track makes imported stayer Opinion the horse to beat in the Group 3 event tomorrow.

Opinion will face stablemates Permit and Junoob in the 2014 Manion Cup at Rosehill Gardens tomorrow. Photo by: Steve Hart…

Junoob scores runaway win in Randwick City Stakes

Junoob scores runaway win in Randwick City Stakes

15 Mar, 2014

A runaway win by Junoob in the Listed $125,000 Feeny’s Irish Cream Randwick City Stakes (2000m) at Randwick today has forced trainer Chris  Waller to rethink the gelding’s Autumn Carnival program.

Junoob scores a runaway 5 length victory in the Randwick City Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart

Back on a drier racing surface, Junoob was …

Opinion A Great Chance In Randwick City Stakes

Opinion A Great Chance In Randwick City Stakes

14 Mar, 2014

Trainer Chris Waller believes that imported stayer Opinion is a great chance of scoring his second straight victory when he contests the 2014 Randwick City Stakes at Royal Randwick this weekend.

Opinion scored his maiden win in Australia in the Parramatta Cup at Rosehill Gardens a fortnight ago. Photo by: Steve Hart

Opinion failed to …

Tremec emerges as Sydney Cup chance with Randwick City Stakes win

Tremec emerges as Sydney Cup chance with Randwick City Stakes win

16 Mar, 2013

Patinack Farm’s lightly raced Tremec emerged as a Sydney Cup chance after grinding out a tough win in the Listed $100,000 Randwick City Stakes (2200m) at Warwick Farm today.

Tremec (inside) holds off Permit to win the Randwick City Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Winning jockey Christian Reith made his move on Tremec at the …